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Jakupa AKO

Meganagu, Bena Bena valley, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea 1942 – 1997

Face.. [Spirit mask] c.1980 Place made: Port Moresby, National Capital District, Papua New Guinea
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from seven stencils Support: thick textured cream wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression
Edition: edition unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 98.5 h x 62.8 w cm sheet 98.5 h x 62.8 w cm
Cat Raisonné: PIAP | png.169 | impression
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.34
Subject: Papua New Guinea, Art style: Contemporary, From 1968
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Australian National, from the National Art School, Papua New Guinea, February 1990.
  • The fourteen works were selected at the request of the Australian National Gallery, by Robert Jones, Lecturer Graphic Design at the National Art School.